Nature in Hopkinton, MA

Dispatch from Julie: Red-tailed Hawk Dies by Gunshot

A young Red-tailed Hawk died of an apparent gunshot wound.

Hopkinton Garden Club presents “The Garden Tourist’s Hudson River Valley”

Hopkinton Garden Club's Speaker Series Presents “The Garden Tourist’s Hudson River Valley.
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Hopkinton State Park on a chilly morning.

Snow Falls on the Common

The Common was beautiful tonight as the first snowflakes of the year fell on...

The beautiful Red-bellied woodpecker

A beautiful Red-bellied Woodpecker!

Ring-billed Gulls on the pond

Noticed these Ring-billed Gulls on a local pond a few days ago….and wondered…why does...

Dispatch from Julie: Layers of Blues

Winter would be very boring without these guys around. We have a mutually beneficial...

Friends of Upton State Forest remind us that it’s time to wear Orange

From the Friends of Upton State Forest: It is time to get your orange on!...

Dispatch from Julie: Barred Owl Blends In

I almost didn't notice her, she blended in SO well with the oak! Amazing!...

An Intriguing Northern Cardinal

Julie Ford shares another stunning picture with HopNews readers.

Free as a Bird

Hugo Rodrigues, a veteran skateboarder, enjoys the slow traffic days in Hopkinton State Park...

Dispatch from Julie: A rare sighting of an Eastern Coyote

When I take a walk with my camera, I never look for anything in...

A River Otter makes a nice catch

A river otter got a Golden Shiner for his Trick or Treat on Monday!...

Barred Owl Rescued from Roadside

Everyone loves owls, right? Luckily for this Barred Owl, a local woman found her...

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HHS Students Thrive Under the Leadership of Evan Bishop

Principal Evan Bishop on his early life, family, and the opportunities and challenges facing our schools.

Hiller Boys and Girls are TVL Showcase Champions

On February 4, the HHS boys and girls track and field teams emerged as the TVL Showcase Champions.

College Corner: Deferred? Denied? It’s Not Your Student, I Promise

More students than ever are being deferred or denied from the school of their choice. Here's why, and what you can do about it.

Hillers send Panthers Packing, earn Playoff Berth

On February 3, Hopkinton defeated the Holliston Panthers and earned a playoff spot.
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